Canacona is situated to the extreme south of the state Goa. This lesser known land is off the beaten track but has enormous hidden beaches. It is bounded by Karnataka at south, Sanguem & Quepem in the north and Arabian ocean at the west. Tourism marked its place in 90`s. It is more popular with foreign tourists who visit Goa for solitude stay experience. This mysterious place has 15-20 beaches, some are hidden. There is more about the region; it has white washed churches, temples and many more attractive spots for their visitors. It celebrates bizarre festivals too.
Palolem is the most visited beach in this area. This green watered beach is scenic, less crowded and imbued with white sand. Palolem beach has clean water and is more popular among globetrotters for dolphin cruises and fishing trips. It is also famous for crescent shape. Tourists can enjoy hot and delicious seafood. There are many pubs and shacks on the beach. Cavelossom beach is just 11km away from Colva beach. This exotic beach has array of beach resorts and opulent hotels nearby. There are many fabulous churches near the beach. Shopping geeks can visit Assolna Bazaar for purchasing amazing items. It is well known for dolphin cruise and sunset cruise. Other worth being beaches includes Agonda beach, Patnem beach, etc.
Mallikarjun Temple must not be given miss by the tourists. It has beautiful Hindu architecture. It`s an ancient temple of Lord Mallikarjun, incarnation of Lord Vishnu. It celebrates two important festivals; Shigmo and Chariot festival. Other tourists attractions includes Shri Navdurga temple, Fresh Water Springs, Tree House, Cabo de Rama Fort, Cortigo Wildlife Sanctuary, etc.
Canacona is filled with enormous options of eateries. Tourist here are mostly International, ergo there are many restaurants that serve international menu. There is an array of options from Indian to Goan and from Asian to International. Even the shacks near the beaches serve yummy and tempting seafood dishes. Various pubs in Canacona beaches play mellifluous music and serve cocktails along with snacks.
Canacona: Treat to eyes!
Canacona has blissful ambience throughout the year. The environment of the land is people friendly and is less cramped. What makes Canacona most enchanting place is its eyeful and soothing nature. This solitude land surely offers treat to eyes.
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